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Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Wither, George, 1588-1667; Rollenhagen, Gabriel, 1583-1619. Nucleus emblematorum; Passe, Crispijn van de, ca. 1565-1637, engraver; Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650, engraver
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Without general t.p.; each book has special t.p.; books 2-4 have imprint: London, Printed by Augustine Mathevves, 1634
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Topic: Emblem books, English
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
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Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ripa, Cesare, fl. 1600; Tempest, Pierce, 1653-1717; Fuller, Isaac, 1606-1672, ill
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Text on verso of plates.
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books --Great Britain --18th century.
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Rouillé, Guillaume, 1518-1589, printer
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Printer's device on t.p
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Topic: Emblem books
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Typot, Jacob, 1540-ca. 1600; Balfour, James, Sir, 1600-1657, former owner. IU-R; Sadeler, Giles, 1570-1629, engraver; Strada, Octavius, 1550-1612, artist; Boodt, Anselmus de, 1550-1632
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Cum priuil. summi Pontif. & Sac. Caes. Mtis. -- title page
Topics: Emblems, Signs and symbols, Mottoes, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Paradin, Claude, 16th cent; Amboise, François d', 1550-1620
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Engraved t.p
Topics: Emblems, Heraldry
Each volume has separate t.p. and pagination
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Topics: Emblems, Christian art and symbolism
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Pagination has odd numbers on versos
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, English
Signatures: [par.] A-2E
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Spanish, Animal behavior, Animals, Conduct of life
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Signatures: *4, **2, [A]-Z4
Topics: Emblem books, Love in art, Erotic art
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Villava, Juan Francisco de
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Engraved and woodcut initials and illustrations
Topics: Devotional literature, Meditations
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Rouillé, Guillaume, 1513-1589, printer
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In colophon: " ... traducidos en rhimas Españolas por Bernardino Daza Pinciano."
Topic: Emblem books
Title-pages of parts two and three are dated 1624 and bear an additional printer: "Nella stampa del Pasquati."
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Italian
Signatures: a-h A-3Z 4A-4D 4E²
Topics: Innocent X, Pope, 1574-1655, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin, Egyptian language, Mythology, Egyptian,...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Bolland, Johannes, 1596-1665; Galle, Cornelis, 1576-1650; Tollenaer, Jean de, 1582-1643, attributed name; Poirters, Adrien, 1605-1674; Bolland, Johannes, 1596-1665.
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Signatures: * A-4X
Topics: Jesuits, Jesuits --Belgium., Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books --Belgium --17th...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Covarrubias Horozco, Sebastián de, 1539-1613
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Irregularities in foliation: leaf 96, 108, 163, 240 and 245 numbered 98, 180, 168, 241, and 249 respectively
Topic: Emblem books, Spanish
Printer's device on t.-p.; title within ornamental border; full page woodcut of the arms of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, on verso of t.-p.; emblems illustrated with 247 woodcut engravings within ornamental borders. Marginal notes
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Barleti, Marin, ca. 1460-1512 or 13; Vitali, Bernardino dei, fl. 1494-1539, printer
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By Marinus Barletius. Cf. caption title
Topic: Scanderbeg, 1405?-1468
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644; Harvey, Christopher, 1597-1663. School of the heart; Wilkins, William Walker; Tegg, William, 1816-1895, publisher
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Memoir signed: W.W. [i.e., William Walker Wilkins]
Topics: Emblems, Emblems, English
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Venne, Adriaen Pietersz. van de, 1589-1662; Venne, Jan Pietersz. van de; Passe, Willem van de; Jode, P. de; Serwouters, P
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Woodcut illustration, including head-piece and initials
Topics: Emblems, Dutch poetry
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550; Mignault, Claude, ca. 1536-1606; Pignoria, Lorenzo, 1571-1631; Sánchez de las Brozas, Francisco, 1523-1601.; Thuilius, Joannes, d. 1630.; Morel, Fédéric, ca. 1552-1630. Corollaria et monita.; Frambotto, Paolo, printer.; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner.; De Toma, Giacomo, former owner.; Armenise, Raffaele, 1852-1925.
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"211 woodcuts of emblems from the same blocks as from the Paduan 1618 edition- now within borders, and one new "offensive" emblem, i.e. no. lxxx"--cf. Landwehr.
Topics: Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, Latin --Italy --17th century., Emblem books --Italy...
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
Topics: Symbolism, Art, Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Klinkhamer, Govert; Beek, Jacob ter, fl. 1724-1749, bookseller; Veer, Kornelis de, bookseller
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Signatures: pi A-O
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Dutch
Publisher's device on t.p.; tailpieces
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Spanish
In three books, each having their own separate title page; the second book begins a new pagination sequence, continuous with that of the third book. The first book is a general discussion of emblems; the second and third books contain 50 emblems each (numbered I-L). Each of the 100 emblems begins on the recto of a leaf. The woodcut illustration (often incorporating a motto) is placed within a decorative border that encloses the 8-line verse epigram as well. It is followed by explication in...
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Spanish
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
Topic: Emblem books
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ketten, Johannes Michael von der
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Added t. p. and all illus. engraved
Topics: Emblems, Quotations, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Horozco y Covarrubias, Juan de, fl. 1589-1608; Rodríguez, Alfonso, 1526-1616; Bonilla, Ioan de, printer
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Title page in red and black
Topic: Emblem books, Spanish
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ruscelli, Girolamo, d. ca. 1565; Rampazetto, Francesco, fl. 1540-1576, printer
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Engraved title-page
Topics: Heraldry, Devices (Heraldry), Emblems, Emblems, Italian
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Becan, Jan, 1518-1572; Torrentius, Laevinus, 1525-1595; Plantin, Christopher, ca. 1520-1589, printer
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Each part has special t.p. and separate paging and collation; printer's device on title pages; engraved portrait; ornamental initials
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Topics: Emblems, Hieroglyphics
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Zsámboki, János, 1531-1584; Granges de Surgères, Anatole, marquis de, 1850-1902, former owner. IU-R; Plantin, Christophe, ca. 1520-1589, printer
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Cum priuilegio -- title page
Topics: Coins, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by David, Jan, 1545?-1613; Moretus, Jan, 1543-1610, printer; Galle, Théodore, 1571-1633, engraver; Plantijnsche Drukkerij, publisher
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Title within architectural border
Topics: Christian ethics, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin, Conduct of life, Christian life
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Bocchi, Achille, 1488-1562; Società Tipografica bolognese, publisher. pbl; Bonasone, Giulio, ca. 1498-ca. 1580, illustrator. ill; Fontana, Prospero, 1512-1597, illustrator. ill; Rocca, Michele, ca. 1670-ca. 1751, illustrator. ill
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151 engraved emblems; copperplates ascribed to Giulio Bonasone, after designs by Prospero Fontana and Parmigianino
Topics: Symbolism in art, Emblems, Latin, Art, Renaissance
The etched emblems appear within elaborate borders of strapwork, architectural elements, figures, masks, swags, fruit, etc. They include Latin mottos. Dolce’s explanatory verses appear on the leaf following each emblem. These are printed letterpress, within one of two woodcut borders, and are numbered 1-52 at the upper right (mistakes, omissions). Plates [38] and [45] each contain two emblems.
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Topics: Devices (Heraldry) --Early works to 1800., Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, Italian...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Valeriano, Pierio, 1477-1560; Curione, Celio Augustino, 1538-1567
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61 lines and headlines, woodcut initials, head and tail pieces. Roman and italic type. Catchwords. Signatures. Woodcut illus
Topic: Egyptian language
The first leaf is blank
Topics: Emblems, Symbolism, Natural history, Industrial arts
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Hugo, Herman, 1588-1629
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First published in Antwerp, 1624, under title: Pia desideria emblematis
Topics: Christian life, Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Arias Montano, Benito, 1527-1598; Borcht, Petrus van der, 1545-1608, artist; Wierix, Jan, 16th cent., engraver; Wierix, Jeronimus, 1553-1619, engraver; Plantin, Christophe, ca. 1520-1589, printer
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Primarily in verse
Topic: Bible
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Barberino, Francesco da, 1264-1348; Bloemaert, Cornelis, 1603-1692, engraver
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Imprint from colophon
Topics: Allegories, Emblems, Emblem books, Italian
Printer from colophon
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Italian
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ripa, Cesare, fl. 1600; Mariotti, Carlo Spiridione, 1726-1790, ill; Grandi, Carlo, b.1729, engr; Orlandi, Cesare; Perini, Giuseppe Sforza, 1748-1795; Faccenda, Francesco, 1750-1820, engr
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Portraits of Ripa and Orlandi engraved by Perini; many copperplates by F. Faccenda after Mariotti and Cesare Orlandi, by Carlo Grandi after Mariotti, and by others
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Prazeres, João dos, 1648-1709; Billingue, Clemente, engraver; Gomes, Francisco, b. 1660?, engraver; Duarte, C., 17th cent., engraver; Barros, Manuel Leal de, 1622-1691. Crisol purificativo
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Silva, I.F. da. Diccionário bib. portuguez
Topics: Benedict, Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino, Benedictines, Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Bornitz, Jakob, ca. 1560-1625.; Meerfeldt, Nicolaus, engraver.; Bourgeat, Ludwig, d. 1714, printer.
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McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois, B27.
Topics: Emblems --Early works to 1800., Symbolism --Early works to 1800., Allegories --Early works to...
Signatures: a chi1 b-e A-Z 2A-2D 2E
Topics: Mythology, Classical, Art, Greco-Roman, Emblems, Emblem books, German
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Phillips, Henry, 1775-1838
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Added engraved t.p
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Topics: Flower language, Flowers in literature
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Horapollo; Mercier, Jean, d. 1570; Hoeschel, David, 1556-1617; Caussin, Nicolas, 1583-1651; Pauw, Jan Cornelis de, d. 1749
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Signatures: * 2* A-3E 3F²
Topics: Egyptian language, Emblems, Emblem books, Greek, Emblem books, Latin, Symbolism, Hieroglyphics
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Harvey, Christopher, 1597-1663; Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644, attributed name; Haeften, Benedictus van, 1588-1648. Schola cordis. Adaptations
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Page numbers corresponding to the location of the last 5 odes in the list of contents wrongly indicated
Topics: Emblems, Early works to 1800, Emblem books --England --18th century., Emblem books, English...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Sucquet, Antoine, 1574-1627?; Aertssens, Hendrik, 1586-1658, printer; Bolswert, Boëce van, ca. 1580-1633, ill
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Engraved title-page
Topics: Devotional literature, Latin (Medieval and modern), Christian life, Future life, Emblems, Emblems,...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Veen, Otto van, 1556-1629; Gomberville, M. Le Roy (Marin Le Roy), sieur de, 1600-1674; Daret, Pierre, 1604-1678, engraver; Horace; Tristan L'Hermite, François, 1601-1655. Sonnet; Mazarin, Jules, 1602-1661, dedicatee; Anne, Queen, consort of Louis XIII, King of France, 1601-1666, dedicatee; Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715; Sevestre, Louis, fl.1646, printer; Hamilton, Emma, Lady, 1761?-1815, former owner. IU-R; La Trémoille family, former owner. IU-R
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Auec Priuilege du Roy -- title page
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, French
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ripa, Cesare, fl. 1600; Mariotti, Carlo Spiridione, 1726-1790, ill; Grandi, Carlo, b.1729, engr; Orlandi, Cesare; Perini, Giuseppe Sforza, 1748-1795; Faccenda, Francesco, 1750-1820, engr
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Portraits of Ripa and Orlandi engraved by Perini; many copperplates by F. Faccenda after Mariotti and Cesare Orlandi, by Carlo Grandi after Mariotti, and by others
Topic: Emblems
One hundred fifty two nearly full-page woodcuts after Giuseppe Cesari d'Arpino, with woodcut typographical ornaments on the sides
Topics: Emblems, Allegories, Emblem books, Italian
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Labia, Carlo, Abp. of Corfu, d. 1701; Zanchi, Antonio, 1639-1722; Piccini, Isabella
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In double columns
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Weidner, Johann Joachim, 1672-1732; Pfeffel, Johann Andreas, 1674-1748; Stridbeck, Johann, 1665-1714; Duke University. Library. Jantz Collection
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Each of the fine decorative plates, designed & engraved by I. Stridbeck of Augsburg, has a verse epigram indicating the symbolic connotation
Topics: Augsburg Confession, genealogy
Acquired: 16 July 1968 (Beyers).
Topics: Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books --Germany --17th century., Emblems, Latin --Germany...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Le Moyne, Pierre, 1602-1671; Cramoisy, Sébastien, 1585-1669, printer.; Mabre-Cramoisy, Sébastien, printer.
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"122 copperplates of devices and 36 other devices without figure." -M. Praz, Studies in seventeenth-century imagery, 1947, v. 2, p. 97
Topics: Devices (Heraldry) --Early works to 1800., Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, French...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Bargagli, Scipione, d. 1612
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"Delle lodi dell accademie. Oratione di Scipion Bargagli, M.D.LIX. Riformata ... e ristampata": p. 511-545
Topics: Emblems, Devices (Heraldry)
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Pietrasanta, Silvestro, 1590-1647; Galle, Cornelis, 1576-1650, engraver.; Rubens, Peter Paul, Sir, 1577-1640, artist.
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Title-page engraved by Corn. Galle after Rubens.
Topics: Carafa family --Early works to 1800., Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books, Latin --Belgium...
Includes index
Topics: Emblems --Early works to 1800., Emblem books --France --18th century., Emblem books, French...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644; Toplady, Augustus Montague, 1740-1778; Ryland, John, 1732-1792; Wilson, Robert, A. M
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On t.-p. of v. 2: A new edition, carefully rev. and cor., with addition of glossarial notes, by the Rev. Robert Wilson, A.M
Topics: Emblems, Emblems, English
Engraved title-page
Topics: Divination, Christian life, Emblems, Emblems, Latin, Emblems, Dutch, Emblems, French
V.1 has added engr. t.p. with portrait of the author
Topic: Women
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
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Dated at end, 1610
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Ferro, Giovanni, 1582-1630
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Colophon: In Venetia, M DC XXIII. Appresso Giacomo Sarzina
Topic: Emblems
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Heinsius, Daniel, 1580-1655; Schrijver, Pieter, 1576-1660; Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638
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Dedication signed (foot of (*)4v): "Petrus Scriuerius."
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Mussard, Pierre, 1627-1686; Nathusius, Philipp von, 1815-1872, former owner. IU-R; Bourgeat, Ludwig, d. 1714, printer
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Title vignette (printer's device); head-pieces; tail-pieces; initial; printed marginal notes
Topics: Emblem books, Latin, Oracles, Divination
"Stammen-Buchs Gedancken-Muster" has separate half-title and pagination
Topics: Conduct of life, Emblems, Emblem books, German, Emblem books, French, Emblem books, Italian, Emblem...
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Melanchthon, Philipp, 1497-1560; Feyerabend, Sigmund, 1528-1590; Amman, Jost, 1539-1591
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Imprint from colophon with printer's mark
Topic: Epigrams, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Harvey, Christopher, 1597-1663; Haeften, Benedictus van, 1588-1648. Schola cordis; Quarles, Francis, 1592-1644, supposed author; De Coetlogon, C. E. (Charles Edward), 1746-1820
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Engraved t.-p
Topics: Emblems, Emblems, English
Place and date of publication from McGeary & Nash
Topics: Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550, Emblems, Emblem books, Latin
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Spieghel, Hendrich Lauenszoon, 1549-1612
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Added illustrated t.p., engr
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Poirters, Adrien, 1605-1674
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Probable date of publication suggested by McGeary & Nash
Topics: Emblems, Emblem books, Dutch
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Veen, Otto van, 1556-1629; Horace; Gomberville, M. Le Roy (Marin Le Roy), sieur de, 1600-1674. Doctrine des moeurs. Spanish; Epictetus. Manual. Spanish
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The Enchiridion has special t.-p. and separate paging
Topic: Emblems
Brunet, V, 1067. Radics, P. von. Johann Weikhard, Freiherr von Valvasor. Laibach, 1910. p. 174-184. Dance of death. The dance of death...with a dissertation...by Francis Douce. London, 1833. p. 129-130
Topics: Death, Hell, Engravings, German
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Giovio, Paolo, 1483-1552; Domenichi, Lodovico, 1515-1564; Giolito de' Ferrari, Gabriele, printer
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Signatures: * A-I
Topic: Emblems
Engraved t.-p. also
Topics: Macrocosm, Microcosm